Lasalle Parish School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 2 public high schools in Lasalle Parish School District, serving 770 students.
  • Public high school in Lasalle Parish School District have an average math proficiency score of 54% (versus the Louisiana public high school average of 61%), and reading proficiency score of 54% (versus the 69% statewide average). This district's average high school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public high schools in Louisiana.
  • The top ranked public high schools in Lasalle Parish School District are Jena High School and Lasalle High School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • public high school in Lasalle Parish School District have a Graduation Rate of 94%, which is more than the Louisiana average of 80%.
  • The school with highest graduation rate is Jena High School, with ≥95% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Louisiana or national school graduation rate statistics.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Louisiana public high school average of 51% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Louisiana public high school average of 18:1.

Overview

School District NameLasalle Parish School District
School District Phone Number(318)992-2161
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (LA)
# of Schools2 Schools402 Schools
# of Students770 Students246,300 Students
# of Teachers43 Teachers13,958 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1

District Comparison

  • Lasalle Parish School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 107 school districts in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 75-79% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (LA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lasalle Parish  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of LA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
69%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lasalle Parish  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of LA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥95%
79%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Lasalle Parish  School District and public school graduation rate of LA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.230.59
# of American Indian Students5 Students2,034 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# of Asian Students1 Student3,948 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# of Hispanic Students5 Students13,460 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
5%
# of Black Students87 Students101,486 Students
% Black Students
11%
41%
# of White Students670 Students120,950 Students
% White Students
87%
49%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a148 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students2 Students4,274 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 1,511
# of Students in Kindergarten: - 3,033
# of Students in 1st Grade: - 3,087
# of Students in 2nd Grade: - 3,141
# of Students in 3rd Grade: - 3,269
# of Students in 4th Grade: - 3,401
# of Students in 5th Grade: - 3,834
# of Students in 6th Grade: - 5,837
# of Students in 7th Grade: - 8,981
# of Students in 8th Grade: - 9,352
# of Students in 9th Grade:21156,540
# of Students in 10th Grade:19851,656
# of Students in 11th Grade:16847,514
# of Students in 12th Grade:19345,144
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,995 in this school district is less than the state average of $54,312. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $12,574 is less than the state average of $51,430. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (LA)
Total Revenue$29 MM$41 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lasalle Parish  School District and average revenue for each school distric in LA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$33 MM$39 MM
This chart display total spending of Lasalle Parish  School District and average spending for each school distric in LA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,995$54,312
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lasalle Parish  School District and average revenue per public school student in LA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$12,574$51,430
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lasalle Parish  School District and average spending per public school student in LA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Lasalle Parish School District Public High Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Jena High School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    243 East High School Drive
    Jena, LA 71342
    (318)992-5195

    Grades: 9-12 | 521 students
  • Lasalle High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1460 Blake Street
    Olla, LA 71465
    (318)495-5165

    Grades: 9-12 | 249 students
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